Originally posted on June 16, 2020 @ 5:37 am
Comedians use their wit to share the views on life’s relatable issues for making us laugh. They start and end their day, generating laughter. Similarly, British-born comedian Rob Delaney has been called the funniest man on twitter by many Publications.
Rob is an extrovert person and loves to sing and act, which led to the entertainment world. He said his stand-up is far more rooted in reality than his Twitter. The British comedian gains both fame and fortune through his hilarious joke. Besides his career, he maintains his personal life as well. Rob is married to his wife, Leah Delaney. So, how he met his wife? Let’s revealed everything about Rob’s wife, including their married life.
|Birthplace||April 2, 1978|
Who is Leah Delaney?
Leah Delaney rose to fame after marrying the comedian Rob Delaney. She was born on April 2, 1978, in London, England. Leah prefers to stay away from the camera. Hence, not much is known about her parents and siblings.
She attended a local high school and then enrolled at a reputable university from where she obtained a bachelor’s degree in Sociology. Similarly, we don’t know what her hobbies are. Some online sources claimed that she has a height of five feet five inches.
Leah Delaney Married Comedian Rob Delaney
Leah Delaney has been married to Rob Delaney for more than a decade. The couple did not mention the wedding date and venue to the media and instead married in a private
Leah met Rob when they both volunteered to teach disabled persons in Massachusetts. They became good friends of each other and eventually began to date. Finally, the duo decided to be with each other forever and got married.
Neither Leah nor Rob share their personal life on social networking sites nor in the media. They are very concerned about their life and prefer to keep away their private matter out of the limelight.
Leah is a Mother of Four Children
Leah and Rob Delaney are parents of four adorable sons, but sadly, they lost one of their sons. They have three sons. Leah and her husband lost their child, Henry, in January 2018. Following the month, he revealed that his son, Henry died at age two and a half months old.
The stand-up comedian said their third child had been diagnosed with a brain tumor in 2016. Henry had received extensive treatment, but they could save him. After a few months of Henry’s death, Rob announced that his wife is pregnant with their fourth child.
Rob told Vulture, he loved Henry so much when he was alive. He still loves him and talks to him and thinks about him every day. He even shared a throwback picture of their son on his third birthday in April 2018.
Today would’ve been our beautiful Henry’s 3rd birthday. If you’d like to give him a little gift, you can make a donation to @RainbowTrustCC: https://t.co/5kswt0oySK or @NoahsArkHospice: https://t.co/UueI6rI5Y3 He loved everyone in those organizations very much. pic.twitter.com/Ybbj1gVFis
— rob delaney (@robdelaney) April 16, 2018
Delaney tweeted on December 26, 2018, to reflect on his first Christmas without his son, Henry. Delaney tweeted a photo of him and his son and wrote, When Henry passed away, his wife and two elder sons were devastated.
Leah and Rob Delaney Welcomed Third Fourth Son
Although their fourth child was born in August 2019, Rob Delaney only revealed the good news in December. The comedian told The Sunday Times Magazine that he and his wife were going to have another baby; meanwhile, there were mixed feelings about the birth.
Now, Mr. and Mrs. Delaney’s youngest son is growing day by day. However, the couple hasn’t revealed the names of three kids to the media. They have put them away from the limelight and giving them a normal life. Leah lives along with her husband and kids in London, England.
Leah Delaney Is a Supportive Wife
Her husband’s side has always walked Leah during the ups and downs. Rob Delaney shared about his battle with alcoholism and depression.
Vice magazine reported that he dealt with suicidal, unipolar depression, and took medicine to treat it. He assumed a high amount of alcohol and drugs. In 2002, the Deadpool actor blacked out while driving and drove his car into a building owned by the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power. He broke his left wrist and right arm, and also his knees scratched to the bone. Now, he has been sober for almost two decades and living a peaceful life with his family.
Leah Delaney’s Net worth
Leah Delaney is an English stylist and has many years of experience. Currently, she is quite busy raising her three kids and working as a full-time mother. Some relevant online sources declared that Leah Delaney’s estimated net worth to be around $500,000.
On the contrary, Rob Delaney’s estimated net worth is said to be around $4 million. He is a comedian, actor as well as author. Rob is widely recognized as the co-creator and co-star of the critically acclaimed Channel 4 and Amazon Prime comedy, Catastrophe. Further, he played the role of Peter W in the 2018 movie Deadpool 2.
In addition to his career, the Deadpool 2 actor published his first novel and bestselling memoir, Rob Delaney: Mother Wife Sister Human Warrior Falcon Yardstick Turban Cabbage in 2013.